Provision of information held by Northumbria Police made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the 'Act')
As you may be aware the purpose of the Act is to allow a general right of access to information held at the time of a request, by a Public Authority (including the Police), subject to certain limitations and exemptions.
- For every calendar day in 2018 so far, the number of domestic-abuse related crimes that were recorded by police on that day.
- I would also like to know, of those, how many were crimes involving violence against the person, and how many were sexual crimes.
- I would also like to know how many (if any) were classed as a) rape; b) GBH; c) attempted murder; or d) murder
We have now had the opportunity to fully consider your request and I provide a response for your attention.
Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Corporate Development Department of Northumbria Police. I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by Northumbria Police.
I am able to disclose the located information to you as follows.
The information provided was sourced from a database which was used to download all crimes where there was a domestic violence flag between the dates specified. The data was then filtered to show those offences requested
Point 3 does not include attempted rape or wounding with intent to do GBH.
With the above in mind please see the attached .
FOI 698-18 - Domestic abuse